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We are saddened to receive the news that Chris Graham, pastor of Church of the 
Savior, Roswell, GA has received a diagnosis of having ALS. Hold him, his family 
and the congregation in your prayers. 

James Schwarzlose, retired minister, and member of Central Congregational 
UCC, Atlanta, is preparing for heart surgery this month. 

Bennie Liggins, pastor of Unity UCC continues his recovery from complications 
due to surgery, is gaining strength, and continuing to move toward a full recovery 

Michael Garrett, who has been licensed for ministry at First Congregational UCC, 
Montgomery for fifteen years, has announced his retirement from that ministry. 
We have been deeply grateful for his service with us for these years. 

Diantha Brown who has served as pastor of First United Church of Christ in 
Belvidere, TN., has announced that in September she is returning to her roots in 
New York State to be closer to family. 



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Clergy health care resolution 
approved by Synod delegates 
Delegates to General Synod 28 
restored the vigor of the 
resolution "Affirming Healthcare 
Coverage for UCC Authorized 
Ministers and Their Families." 
The amended resolution passed 
with 81 percent of the vote. 



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